There used to be a band Orange Dreams (Oranzhevyj Razh), another band Zarev, and a one-man band Arvum, consisting of a Russian musician, songwriter and singer Alex Kharlamov. Alex was born in Moscow, Russia, played in numerous bands and recorded his songs and instrumental music there since about 1986. In 1991, he has defected to the United States and continued his musical life there. Since 1997 he has lived in Los Angeles and again, recorded new material on his own and with his friends musicians, including a unique music artist BEL (www.mp3.com/BEL), and amazing talented and dedicated composer Marina Kotsios (www.mp3.com/Kotsios), songwriter Nicole Gordon (www.NicoleGordon.net), film/TV composer for Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel and The Practice Chris Beck (www.imdb.com), and film/TV composer and producer Randy Miller (www.RandyMiller.com). In 2002, Alex Kharlamov went on with using his real-life name Alexei Kharlamov (or simply, Alexei) as his stage name, and started his new independent project with releasing his first full-length CD-album, "Sedare" on the Internet via his own website, www.Kharlamov.com . For latest news, music and events by Alexei Kharlamov, please go to www.Kharlamov.com . Arvum has become the name of Alexei's independent music label and music production business, which is affiliated with Subtractive Records ( www.SubtractiveRecords.com ) from Indianapolic, USA.